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Retail Leadership (degree)

Lead, motivate and develop a team of retail-based employees.

Summary of this apprenticeship standard


6 (equivalent to bachelor's degree)

Typical length
48 months
Current funding band
Up to £22,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements

Set by the employer.

What apprentices will learn
  • knowledge of the retail sector
  • coach teams to deliver first class retail performance
  • understand competitors to be able to grow market share
  • motivation to increase sales and profitability
  • product life cycle

Apprentices will take a retail management degree.

Professional registration

None specified.

How apprentices are assessed

A government-approved organisation must assess apprentices towards the end of their apprenticeship.

This end-point assessment ensures apprentices achieve the skills, training and any qualifications necessary to complete their apprenticeship.

You can download the assessment plan from the Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education. There are no end-point assessment organisations for this apprenticeship yet. Please email if you urgently need an end-point assessment organisation.

More Information

The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.